Recent News / Events
Member Secretary's Participation on Conference Mr. Bhola Nath Pokharel, Member-Secretary, UGC Nepal participated in the regional conference on the status of higher education in south Asia held in New Delhi on 13-14th January 2014. Member Secretary Pokharel was accompanied by the Vice Chancellor of Far Western University Prof. Dr. Jai Raj Awasthi. The objective of the conference was to share and discuss on the status of higher education in South Asia and make a collective commitment for widening access, ensuring equity, enhancing quality, providing employability and social utility, and improving the international competitiveness of the member countries and the region.
University Grants Commission celebrated its 21st anniversary by organizing a special program on 23rd November 2014 at the office of UGC, Sanothimi, Bhaktapur. The UGC Day is celebrated on the occasion of approbation of the University Grants Commission Act, 2050 in the same day. The program was chaired by the chairperson of the UGC Prof. Dr. Parsahar Prasad Koirala. Former vice chancellor of Tribhuvan University and educationist Mr. Kedar Bhakta Mathema was the special guest of the program. Former chairmen and member secretaries of the UGC, vice chancellors, rectors and registrars of the universities, board members and members of different committees of UGC, professors, educationists, officials from Ministry of Education, experts, journalists and UGC staff participated in the program.